Obituaries

Melvin Allen
B: 1958-01-11
D: 2018-08-20
View Details
Allen, Melvin
Roosevelt Mabien
B: 1942-04-05
D: 2018-08-19
View Details
Mabien, Roosevelt
Mattie Grice
B: 1937-03-26
D: 2018-08-14
View Details
Grice, Mattie
James Brown
D: 2018-08-12
View Details
Brown, James
Alice Giles
B: 1947-07-11
D: 2018-08-11
View Details
Giles, Alice
Ida Koen-Milton
B: 1957-11-12
D: 2018-08-11
View Details
Koen-Milton, Ida
Annie Waller
B: 1929-03-09
D: 2018-08-10
View Details
Waller, Annie
Easter Nolen
B: 1935-04-21
D: 2018-08-09
View Details
Nolen, Easter
Mable Ware
B: 1943-03-07
D: 2018-08-09
View Details
Ware, Mable
Abbie Robertson
D: 2018-08-09
View Details
Robertson, Abbie
Barbara Barnes
B: 1948-07-26
D: 2018-08-08
View Details
Barnes, Barbara
Ja'Christopher McCants
B: 1998-11-12
D: 2018-08-08
View Details
McCants, Ja'Christopher
Joseph Gregory
B: 1946-05-16
D: 2018-08-07
View Details
Gregory, Joseph
Percy Smith
B: 1948-01-05
D: 2018-08-06
View Details
Smith, Percy
Paris Hale
B: 2018-08-05
D: 2018-08-05
View Details
Hale, Paris
London Hale
B: 2018-08-05
D: 2018-08-05
View Details
Hale, London
Marlie Cantrell
B: 1963-06-03
D: 2018-08-05
View Details
Cantrell, Marlie
Alisa Davis
B: 1965-01-01
D: 2018-08-05
View Details
Davis, Alisa
Louis Johnson
B: 1947-09-28
D: 2018-08-04
View Details
Johnson, Louis
James Cheeseboro
B: 1935-10-22
D: 2018-08-03
View Details
Cheeseboro, James
Seveca King
B: 1982-02-04
D: 2018-08-02
View Details
King, Seveca

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
950 S. Broad St.
Mobile, AL 36603
Phone: 251-431-0559
Fax: 251-431-0576

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of James Young can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for James Young Jr.

James  Young Jr.
James Young, Jr., a resident of Semmes, AL, passed away peacefully on May 12, 2018 at home surrounding by love ones. He was born and raise in Mobile, AL. He graduated in 1962 from Central High School. He enlisted in the United States Army and served actively for two years. During his Army career, he fought in the Vietnam War. After completeing his tour of duty, he returned home and was employed by the Alabama Ship Yard for twenty years until it closed.

He continued working and was employed by the Mobile County Public School System for eight years until he retired. He was a member of the Greater Union Missionary Baptist Church. He restored his faith on April 9, 2018.
James was a loving and devoting husband, father, and brother.

He was preceded in death by his parents: James Young, Sr. and Eva Mae Amerson Young; one sister, Loretta Young Powe; and one brother, Arthur Young.

He is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Gloria Crews Young; devoted daughter, Keishunda Young; two devoted sisters, Cynthia (James) Henley of Dayton, Ohio and Gloria Kidd of Indianapolis; one brother, Freddie Young of Mobile, AL; two sisters-in-law, Loretta Young of Mobile, AL and Rexine Crews of Mobile, AL; three brothers-in-law, Ricky Crews of Baltimore and Williams (Brooke) James of Milwaukee; devoted nephews, Terry Powe and Reginald Crews; three special friends, Terry Martin, Linda Davis and Billy Williams; countless nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. His passing leaves a hole in the hearts of his family. His knowledge and sense of humor are irreplaceable.

Thanks to Southern Cancer Center Staff of Mobile, Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association, and Covenant Hospice. Special thanks to Vickie King and Cheryl Simpson.

His remains will lie in state 1-8pm Friday, May 18, 2018 at Small’s Mortuary, Mobile. A visitation will be held on Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 9am until the 11am funeral hour at Greater Union MB Church, 961 Lyon Street, Mobile, AL. Interment will follow in the Gethsemane Cemetery, Mobile, AL.

DIGNIFIED AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICES ENTRUSTED TO SMALL’S MORTUARY, 950 S. BROAD ST., MOBILE, AL 36603
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos